Our friends at Dolby are hosting an event at their Burbank location on May 7th! Nick Wiswell, Audio Director at Turn 10 Studios, will discuss how the audio team at Playground Games implemented Dolby Atmos support in Forza Horizon 4 using FMOD Studio. This will include discussion of early prototypes, understanding what sounds translate well to the height speakers and demos of the final game.
Doors open at 6:30 PM
Presentation begins promptly at 7:00 PM
Mixer with food and beverages immediately following presentation
Concludes at 10 PM
BIO: Nick Wiswell, Audio Director, Turn 10 Studios
Nick Wiswell is the Audio Director at Turn 10, overseeing audio for Forza Motorsport, Forza Horizon and Forza Street. Nick is industry veteran with over 20 years of experience mostly focused on racing games, before joining Turn 10 in 2010 he was Audio Manager at Bizarre Creations, working on such titles as the Project Gotham Racing series, Blur and Geometry Wars.
There will be food, beverages, and good company! Head to the Member Perks page for the link and password to the event:
Limited parking in the garage available and on neighboring side streets
There will be a very limited number of tickets available for this event, so please RSVP ONLY IF YOU CAN ATTEND!
Unfortunately, due to maintenance, the elevator for the building will be out of commission for the entire month of May. The theater is located on the third floor and guests will need to walk up the stairs from street level. We apologize for the inconvenience.
DigiPen Audio Symposium
G.A.N.G. is co-sponsoring an event with DigiPen in Redmond, WA!
On May 11th, from 9:30 am - 4:00pm, come hear an all-star lineup of audio experts as they talk about game audio. Speakers include Guy Whitmore, Alistair Hirst, Sally Kellaway, and Stan Lepard.
For more information, and to RSVP, visit the link below!